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By Jules Tasca.

Cast: 2m., 2w. (Doubling, up to 14 m., 14 w.) Twelve delightful Readers Theater shorts which may be read or produced as plays. Included are: Pen Pals, letters between a jailbird and a naive young girl; Postcards from Sicily, about the hair-raising adventures of two travelers; Future Mail, a communication via telescreen in the year 2895; Hamlet (The Telegram Version), telegrams from Hamlet to his schoolmates in Wittenburg; Fairy Tale Mail, a menage of the "Hansel and Gretel," "Little Red Riding Hood" and "Cinderella" stories; Papyrus Found on Mount Ararat, where we hear from Noah's mother-in-law; The Washington Letters, the letters of intrigue between George Washington and his paramour; The Amazing Powers of Eli Frankle, Eli's debate with the American Psychic Association; The Seven Ages of Man, done in pharmacy shipping lists; War Is Annoying, letters from a neurotic mother to her son; Bank Withdrawal, Mr. Muvo's experiences after a visit to the Center for Creative Genetics; and Switching Rooms, the mortal combat of two nuns over exchanging the rooms they've each inhabited for 40 years.

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Status:  In Stock
Type of show:  Anthology*Full-Length*One-Act
Catalog Code:  O56
Cast Size:  4
No. of Act(s):  2
Pages:  68
Royalty:  $75.00 /perf.*
Cost:  $8.95
Approx. Running Time:  100 min.
Target Audience: High School | College and Adult
Performing Group: High Schools | College Theatre | Senior Theatre | Community Theatre | Stock & Lort
Genre: Comedy
ISBN (10): 0871296446
Award-winning playwright Jules Tasca is the author of 102 (12 full-length and 92 one-act) published plays which have been produced in numerous national theatres from the Mark Taper Forum to the Bucks County Playhouse, as well as abroad. He has also written for radio and television. His libretto for The Amazing Einstein was the national winner in New York's Performing ...More
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